Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780826943668

Category: Education

Page: 140

View: 7885

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Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826944184

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 132

View: 8951

Posted in Technology & Engineering

Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826944139

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 120

View: 3699

Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

High Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress,Harold J. Frost,Daryl R. Walker

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826943156

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 359

View: 3661

"A comprehensive resource that can be used for licensing examination preperation, upgrading skills, or as an invaluable reference.... New and updated content in this edition places an emphasis on modern controls, energy generation and use, and environmental concerns."--P. [4] of cover.
Posted in Technology & Engineering

Boiler Operator's Exam Preparation Guide

Author: Theodore Sauselein

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071503536

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 369

View: 4579

If the exam is on boiler operation, this guide is your fast track to acing the test! It was written by a licensed professional engineer specifically for those who work with boilers and want to pass licensing exams. With this results-oriented review guide, you’ll save study time. The Boiler Operator’s Exam Preparation Guide focuses right in on exactly the kind of problems you will find on your exam. It’s packed with practice multiple choice, problem-solving, and essay questions to help you prepare—plus this guide shows you how to answer, step by step. Working at your own pace, you’ll polish up your problem-solving skills and build up your knowledge of the underlying theories of thermodynamics and mechanics. The Boiler Operator's Exam Preparation Guide is your one-stop source for acing any exam on boiler operation!
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Stationary Engineering

Author: Frederick M. Steingress,Harold J. Frost,Daryl R. Walker

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826943279

Category: Education

Page: 615

View: 403

This new edition of Stationary Engineering covers all aspects of boiler operation and auxiliary equipment. A new section on condensing boilers, soot blowers and superheater design provides coverage of new technologies.
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Heating Boiler Operator’s Manual

Maintenance, Operation, and Repair

Author: Mohammad Malek

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071475222

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 392

View: 355

Offers guidelines for the operation, maintenance, and repair of heating boilers. This title is useful as a guide for the Heating Boiler Exam and to increase your understanding of boiler principles.
Posted in Technology & Engineering

HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers

Fundamentals, Application, and Operation

Author: Herbert W. Stanford III

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780203912492

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 295

View: 4159

HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers provides fundamental principles and practical techniques for the design, application, purchase, operation, and maintenance of water chillers and cooling towers. Written by a leading expert in the field, the book analyzes topics such as piping, water treatment, noise control, electrical service, and energy efficiency for optimal system and equipment performance and offers extensive checklists, troubleshooting strategies, and reference data, as well as recommended specifications for the procurement of new or replacement equipment. This reference also discusses proper installation and placement of chillers and cooling towers, start-up, and capacity.
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Low Pressure Boilers

Author: Frederick M. Steingress,Daryl R. Walker

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826943651

Category: Education

Page: 407

View: 3618

Low Pressure Boilers provides information on the safe and efficient operation of low pressure steam boilers and related equipment, hot water boilers, and cooling systems. The textbook can be used as a study guide for boiler operator licensing, an introduction to stationary engineering, or a reference book for upgrading skills. This new edition has been enhanced with updated coverage of the new ASME symbol stamps, integrated boiler controls, code requirements for bottom blowdown, feedwater regulators, emissions regulations and New Source Performance Standards, variable-speed drives, diaphragm draft gauges, water treatment programs and solubilizing water treatments, and Canadian licensing. Energy efficiency and environmental issues are emphasized throughout.
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Boiler Operator's Workbook

Author: R. Dean Wilson

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826944979

Category: Education

Page: 405

View: 7051

Boiler Operator's Workbook provides an overview of the latest information on safe and efficient operation of both low and high pressure boilers and related equipment. This edition is a complete instructional resource to be used in preparing to pass a boiler operator's license exam. All facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting are covered. Boiler Operator's Workbook has been updated with new technologies used with boilers, such as variable-frequency motor drives, PLC controls, low-NOx burners, rifled boiler tubes, reverse osmosis systems, thermal fluid power boilers, gas turbines, and cogeneration. The appendix has been expanded to include more tables of useful information and more boiler formulas which serve as a summary and review of common boiler operation calculations. A CD-ROM is included with this workbook and contains the following activities: * Quick Quizzesr * Illustrated Glossary * Flash Cards * Sample Licensing Exams * Master Mathr Problems * Media Clips * Link to ATPeResources.com
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Steam Plant Operation 9th Edition

Author: Everett Woodruff,Herbert Lammers,Thomas Lammers

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071667962

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 736

View: 8847

The definitive guide for steam power plant systems and operation—fully updated For more than 75 years, this book has been a trusted source of information on steam power plants, including the design, operation, and maintenance of major systems. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, emphasizes the importance of a comprehensive energy plan utilizing all economical sources of energy, including fossil fuels, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources. Wind, solar, and biomass power are introduced in the book, and the benefits and challenges of these renewable resources for the production of reliable, cost-effective electric power are identified. Even with these new technologies, approximately 90% of electricity is generated using steam as the power source, emphasizing its importance now and in the future. In-depth details on coal-fired plants, gas turbine cogeneration, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources are included, as are the environmental control systems that they require. Potential techniques for the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel–fired power plants also are presented. This practical guide provides common power plant calculations such as plant heat rate, boiler efficiency, pump performance, combustion processes, and collection efficiency for plant emissions. Numerous illustrations and clear presentation of the material will assist those preparing for an operator’s license exam. In addition, engineering students will find a detailed introduction to steam power plant technology. Steam Plant Operation, Ninth Edition, covers: Steam and its importance Boilers Design and construction of boilers Combustion of fuels Boiler settings, combustion systems, and auxiliary equipment Boiler accessories Operation and maintenance of boilers Pumps Steam turbines, condensers, and cooling towers Operating and maintaining steam turbines, condensers, cooling towers, and auxiliaries Auxiliary steam plant equipment Environmental control systems Waste-to-energy plants
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Boiler Operator's Guide, 5E

Author: Anthony L. Kohan,Mohammad A Malek

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781260026993

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 496

View: 2861

A long awaited, thorough revision of the classic guide to boiler operation and maintenance. Quickly and easily solve any boiler problem—and prepare for your licensing exams—using the hands-on information contained in this fully updated, industry standard resource. The book covers all types of boilers and systems and clearly explains all processes, points out potential problems, and lays out the testing and troubleshooting procedures needed to maintain good performance. Boiler Operator’s Guide, Fifth Edition has been thoroughly overhauled to align with all current technologies and regulations, including the latest version of the ASME BPV code. You will get practice questions and answers to reinforce important points and study for the Boiler Operator’s or Stationary Engineer exam. The book serves as a go-to source for any critical information needed on boilers and their operation. •Completely updated to align with all applicable codes and standards•Provides data, calculations, specifications and techniques across all boiler systems•Thoroughly revised by a PE and renowned boiler and pressure vessel expert
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Power Piping

The Complete Guide to ASME B31.1

Author: Charles Becht, IV

Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers

ISBN: 9780791860144

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 248

View: 815

This essential new volume provides background information, historical perspective, and expert commentary on the ASME B31.1 Code requirements for power piping design and construction. It provides the most complete coverage of the Code that is available today and is packed with additional information useful to those responsible for the design and mechanical integrity of power piping. The author, Dr. Becht, is a long-serving member of ASME piping code committees and is the author of the highly successful book, Process Piping: The Complete Guide to ASME B31.3, also published by ASME Press and now in its third edition. Dr. Becht explains the principal intentions of the Code, covering the content of each of the Code's chapters. Book inserts cover special topics such as spring design, design for vibration, welding processes and bonding processes. Appendices in the book include useful information for pressure design and flexibility analysis as well as guidelines for computer flexibility analysis and design of piping systems with expansion joints. From the new designer wanting to know how to size a pipe wall thickness or design a spring to the expert piping engineer wanting to understand some nuance or intent of the Code, everyone whose career involves process piping will find this to be a valuable reference.
Posted in Technology & Engineering

Practical Heating Technology

Author: William M. Johnson

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780827348813

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 481

View: 1541

Comprehensive in-depth book on modern heating theory, systems & service. Includes thorough coverage of all major types of heating systems with safety always addressed.ALSO AVAILABLELab Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-4883-5INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Guide, ISBN: 0-8273-4882-7
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The Boiler

Author: Stephen Christie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Steam-boilers

Page: 264

View: 981

Posted in Steam-boilers

Boiler Operations

Author: M. P. Murgai

Publisher: New Age International

ISBN: 9788122402858

Category: Steam-boilers

Page: 338

View: 9591

The Book On Boiler Operation Under The Series Progress In Energy Auditing And Conservation Presents An Integral Approach To The Problems Of Energy Auditing In Boiler Based Industries. It Aims At Highlighting The Benefits Accruing From Conducting An Energy Audit And Lends A Degree Of Respectability In Implementing The Energy Conservation Measures As A Follow-Up Of That Exercise. The Underlying Philosophy Of The Book Is To Make A Convincing Case For Going In For Energy Saving By Generating A Sensitivity In The Users Towards This New Cult. The Ultimate Aim Is To Involve These Heavy Energy Consumers In The National Effort Of Conserving This Precious Asset. The Theme And The Style Of The Book Is Directed Towards Disseminating The Energy Conservation Culture In The Language Of The Users, So That In Times To Come They Consider It As A Commitment. In General The Book Is Expected To Be A Useful Reference For Users Of Boilers In Industries And A Valuable Asset To An Energy Manager.
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Practical Guide to Industrial Boiler Systems

Author: Ralph Vandagriff

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1482270854

Category: Science

Page: 320

View: 4352

This volume covers the fundamentals of boiler systems and gathers hard-to-find facts and observations for designing, constructing and operating industrial power plants in the United States and overseas. It contains formulas and spreadsheets outlining combustion points of natural gas, oil and solid fuel beds. It also includes a boiler operator's training guide, maintenance examples, and a checklist for troubleshooting.
Posted in Science

The Control of Boilers

Author: Sam G. Dukelow

Publisher: Isa

ISBN: 9781556173301

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 412

View: 3383

A classic resource that helps reduce boiler operating costs through a detailed, comprehensive, and applicable explanation of all aspects of boiler processes. It presents the basics of boiler control, the interrelationships of the process characteristics, and the dynamics involved, with a signifcant emphasis on start-up, shut down, flame monitoring, and safety interlock measures. Designed for professionals with a good understanding of boiler jargon, thermodynamics, and math fundamentals.
Posted in Technology & Engineering

Circulating Fluidized Bed Boilers

Design, Operation and Maintenance

Author: Prabir Basu

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319061739

Category: Science

Page: 366

View: 6421

· Explains operation and scientific fundamentals of circulating fluidized bed (CFB) boilers · Outlines practical issues in industrial use · Teaches how to optimize design for maximum reliability and efficiency · Discusses operating and maintenance issues and how to troubleshoot them This book provides practicing engineers and students with insight into the design and operation of circulating fluidized bed (CFB) boilers through a combination of theoretical concepts and practical experience. An emphasis on combustion, hydrodynamics, heat transfer, and material issues illustrates these concepts with numerous examples from actual operating plants. The relevance of design and feed-stock parameters to the operation of a CFB boiler are also examined, along with their impacts on designs of mechanical components, including cyclones, air distributor grids, and solid recycle systems. This versatile resource explains how fluidized bed equipment works and how the basic principles of thermodynamics and fluid mechanics influence design, while providing insight into planning new projects, troubleshooting existing equipment, and appreciating the capabilities and limitations of the process. From hydrodynamics to construction and maintenance, the author covers all of the essential information needed to understand, design, operate, and maintain a complete fluidized bed system. It is a must for clean coal technology as well as for biomass power generation.
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